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  • 1. ALL ENTRANTS MUST BE A UK RESIDENT AND OVER THE AGE OF 18.
    2. To enter the competition, go to whippersnapperkids.com/trains and answer the question to be entered into the prize draw.
    3. Final closing date for entries is MIDNIGHT 30/05/2021 and all entries must be received on or before that date.
    4. The competition is a free prize draw.
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    6. The winner will be notified by the 30/06/2021.
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    9. Prize consists of signed copies of the three Adventures on Trains books:
    - Adventures on Trains: The Highland Falcon Thief (Book 1)
    - Adventures on Trains: Kidnap on the California Comet (Book 2)
    - Adventures on Trains: Murder on the Safari Star (Book 3)
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    30. The Promoter is Play7 Ltd, Park Gate House, 70a Old Shoreham Road, Hove. BN3 6HJ.

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Adventures on Trains: The Highland Falcon Thief

Adventures on Trains is a major mystery series from bestselling authors M.G. Leonard and Sam Sedgman. First stop is The Highland Falcon Thief, a breathless train journey full of deceptions, puzzles and clues to solve.

Harrison Beck is reluctantly joining his travel-writer Uncle Nat for the last journey of the royal train, The Highland Falcon. But as the train makes its way to Scotland, a priceless brooch goes missing, and things are suddenly a lot more interesting. As suspicions and accusations run high among the passengers, Harrison begins to investigate and uncovers a few surprises along the way. Can he solve the mystery of the jewel thief and catch the culprit before they reach the end of the line?

Hear whispers in the dining car, find notes in the library, and unknown passengers among the luggage as you help Harrison to solve the mystery aboard one of the world’s grandest trains. Fast-paced and packed with illustrations and clues, Adventures on Trains is a stop you won’t want to miss!

Adventures on Trains: Kidnap on the California Comet

Board the California Comet and help Harrison Beck to solve another heart-stopping mystery in the second Adventures on Trains story, Kidnap on the California Comet, from bestselling authors M.G. Leonard and Sam Sedgman.

After the excitement of his adventures aboard the Highland Falcon Thief, Harrison Beck can’t wait for the opportunity to go on another amazing train journey. So when his Uncle Nat invites him aboard the California Comet, the iconic three-day train journey from Chicago to San Francisco, he leaps at the chance to travel. But when the daughter of billionaire entrepreneur August Reza goes missing en route, Hal finds himself with another mystery to solve. Can he uncover the kidnapper before the journey’s end?

An adrenaline-fuelled journey across America from bestselling authors M.G. Leonard and Sam Sedgman in the second mystery adventure in the major Adventures on Trains series.

Adventures on Trains: Murder on the Safari Star

Join Hal and Uncle Nat as they plunge straight into an exciting mystery  this time while on Safari!

All-aboard for the third amazing journey in the bestselling Adventures on Trains series, Murder on the Safari Star, from M. G. Leonard and Sam Sedgman, illustrated throughout by Elisa Paganelli.

Harrison Beck and his Uncle Nat are on the journey of a lifetime aboard the Safari Star – a luxurious steam train that will take them from Pretoria to the stunning Victoria Falls. Close encounters with the amazing animals and landscape of Southern Africa are adventure enough, but things get mysterious when a passenger is found dead inside a locked compartment. Is it just a terrible accident or is something more suspicious afoot? It’s up to train detective Hal and his new friend Winston to find out.